Desmitis of the accessory ligament of the deep digital flexor tendon: 27 cases (1986-1990).

@article{Dyson1991DesmitisOT,
  title={Desmitis of the accessory ligament of the deep digital flexor tendon: 27 cases (1986-1990).},
  author={Sue J Dyson},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  year={1991},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={438-44}
}
Desmitis of the accessory ligament of the deep digital flexor tendon (ALDDFT) was diagnosed in 27 horses between September 1986 and December 1990. The first observed clinical sign in four horses was localised swelling in the proximal metacarpus. Twenty horses became lame suddenly during a work period and most developed swelling within 24 h of exercise. The… CONTINUE READING